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News for December 2011

Merry Christmas + Vince McIndoe / The Sunday Times Christmas Day iPad Edition

Merry Christmas + Vince McIndoe / The Sunday Times Christmas Day iPad Edition

Merry merry Christmas folks. Vince McIndoe was asked by CHI & Partners to paint the above to show off the Christmas Day iPad edition of The Times.Enjoy the above, and more so, enjoy the break. We will all be here until the end of play Friday 23rd December but of course available throughout the Christmas break on info@debutart.com for general enquiries, or through your usual conduits personal mails (Andrew, Sam, Jonathan or Rhiannon)Merry Christmas from all at Debut Art, and look forward to speaking to you all in 2012.

Patrick George / SPOTS Award

Patrick George / SPOTS Award

Congratulations to Patrick George whose illustration "Clear & Present Danger" commissioned for GreenSource magazine by Art Director Ted Keller has won an award at the SPOTS annual illustration competition.The Society of Publication Designers sponsors the SPOTS competition each year to champion the use of small-space commissioned illustrations (called “spot illustrations”) in editorial publications. Judging took place in April of this past year and the panel of judges was a distinguished group of editorial art directors that included the Design Director of The New York Times Magazine, Arem Duplessis, The Design Director of Metropolis magazine, Dunjai Pungauthaikan, Jessica Walsh of Sagmeister Design, Tim O’Quinn of Money magazine, and information graphics guru Nicholas Felton. The competition was chaired by Criswell Lappin of Farenheit 212, former DD of Metropolis magazine.

James Taylor / Southbank Centre Winter Festival

James Taylor / Southbank Centre Winter Festival

Happy Christmas folks. Its that time of year again when the Southbank Centre rolls out its Winter Festival program. James Taylor was asked to create the artwork for this years event, the image is being used online, in press ads and on posters. Do mail in any snaps if you spot any and we'll post them on our flickr.